Its a wonderful busy life…..

The ladies are busy, busy, busy…. lots of lovely projects going on here in my St Austell Group at Sew and Fabric

Classes are suitable for beginners or for experienced sewers. If you would like to join us we meet Mondays in St Austell and Tuesday and Thursdays in Wadebridge.

Contact me for more information: abbie@abbieanne.com or call 07940 133116

Patchwork in progress
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Video ~ How I pin and machine Bargello

I have made a couple of video’s to show you how I pin and machine Bargello to help those of you ready to undetake the Bargello on the ‘Colourful Outlook on Life’ quilt and the ‘Rubies and Cream’ Scrap & Stash quilt.

How to pin Bargello

I've made a couple of little videos about how I pin & machine Bargello to help those doing my latest Mystery Quilt, 'A Colourful Outlook on Life'….. thought some of you might also find it useful. (remember, it's just how I work, we all do things differently!)… it's a giggle if nothing else 😉

Posted by AbbieAnne Patchwork Quilting & Textiles on Sunday, 18 February 2018

How to Machine Bargello

Part 2 – I've made a couple of little videos about how I pin & machine Bargello to help those doing my latest Mystery Quilt, 'A Colourful Outlook on Life'….. thought some of you might also find it useful. (remember, it's just how I work, we all do things differently!)… it's a giggle if nothing else 😉

Posted by AbbieAnne Patchwork Quilting & Textiles on Sunday, 18 February 2018
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Video ~ ‘How I Finish Off my Hand Quilting’

Here’s a short video, showing how I finish off my hand quilting as requested from a recent class.

This is just a way I developed for myself (the pin bit anyway) I find I have more control over my finishing knot. Remember, we all do things differently, there are no wrongs or rights, just happiness and lessons learned.

If it helps anyone that’s fab, if not, nothing’s lost!

Here's a short video, showing how I finish off my hand quilting as requested from a recent class. This is just a way I developed for myself (the pin bit anyway) I find I have more control over my finishing knot. Remember, we all do things differently, there are no wrongs or rights, just happiness and lessons learned. If it helps anyone that's fab, if not, nothing's lost!

Posted by AbbieAnne Patchwork Quilting & Textiles on Wednesday, 22 May 2019
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Return of my ‘Pile & Plunder a form of machine reverse appliqué’ book – revised edition

I know there are some of you out there that have been waiting for this…… the return of my book….‘Pile & Plunder a form of machine reverse appliqué’.” with all its quirky-ness!

Due to the fact that it’s full of colour, costs have prohibited a reprint in its original form.
So I have revised it for 2019 as 2 soft cover booklets, still totally full of colour!! 😁👍🏻

I’ve split it into 2, the first 48 page colour booklet is the how to, what, where, why. The second 24 page colour booklet is full of patterns and examples.

It does mean you can now buy just the patterns with a brief how to separately if you should so wish.

Signed copies of the full works are now available here……

https://abbieanne.com/eshop/index.php…

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Rubies & Cream Mystery Quilt Completed……

The original sample of R&C (Rubies & Cream) is on its first public outing!!! (Spalding Quilt Show).

It’s been custom long-armed by Sarah at Ambleside Quilting, a nerve wracking first for me, I’ve never had anyone else quilt for me, have to say it’s very jolly!!!

It’ll be on display on the Kaleidoscope Book stand at Festival of Quilts…….
(Patterns available via UKQU and a book of patterns will be available shortly)
https://ukqu.co.uk/…/rubies-cream-mystery-bom-months-1-6-p…/

Photo of Quilt called Rubies and Cream
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